PULSES 2017 CONVENTION

"The Future of Food” 

In 2017, for the very first time the Global Pulse Confederation and the Canadian Special Crops Association are joining forces to present a unified convention for the global pulse industry. A record setting crowd of 1200+ pulse and special crops industry members is expected to attend the Pulses 2017: The Future of Food” convention in Vancouver, Canada from July 10 -13, 2017. 

Registration

Registration is now OPEN! You can register at www.pulses2017.com 

Early Registration: US$1,250 / Feb 1 – April 3
Regular Registration: US$1,375 / April 4 – July 9 
On-Site Registration: US$1,600 from July 10

Hotels

July is peak tourist season in Vancouver.  Fortunately, we have negotiated terrific rates for the classic Fairmont Hotel Vancouver and Hyatt Regency Vancouver!  But the hotel block is limited and restricted to conference registrants.  So, register early to ensure you have a great hotel room.

On-Site Simultaneous Translation

For first time we will have simultaneous translation available in Spanish and Mandarin during the main conference sessions.  We will also have special assistance times scheduled at registration desk on first day for Spanish and Mandarin speakers. 

Program

The conference will start with an incredible opening reception at the Vancouver Convention Center on July 10th.  The final program of speakers will be available soon at www.pulses2017.com

Visas

The Special Events Unit of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) is aware that the conference is taking place.  Applications are typically processed within 3-4 weeks but can take longer during peak times or for applicants from certain countries.  So, applicants are strongly encouraged to start their visa application process as soon as possible.   

Sponsorships

If you have an interest in some of our great sponsorship opportunities please download the sponsorship package at www.pulses2017.com